Time for another Eurovision news update. In the build up to the song contest kicking off in Liverpool this May, the team here at wiwibloggs is bringing you all the latest news from the world of Eurovision 2023.
In today’s Eurovision daily digest, Switzerland’s Remo Forrer covers Noa Kirel’s “Unicorn”, and Armenia’s Brunette shares some love with Georgia’s Iru. But first…
Eurovision 2023 news: Sunday 2 April
Iru reveals her Eurovision 2023 top five
In reply to a comment on her TikTok page, Georgia’s Iru has revealed her top five songs from this year’s contest (not including her own). The “Echo” singer is loving Armenia’s Brunette, Israel’s Noa Kirel, Spain’s Blanca Paloma, Norway’s Alessandra Mele and Sweden’s Loreen. Girl power! (Jonathan)
@irrukhechanovi Replying to @Don Durma I love every single entry of this year’s Eurovision but here is my top 5…🤍 #eurovision #top5 #girlpower #fyp ♬ original sound – IruKhechanovi
Artists arrive in Tel Aviv for Israel Calling
The Eurovision promo circuit continues in Israel this week as a selection of the Eurovision 2023 acts touch down in Tel Aviv for the annual Israel Calling concert. Artists including TVORCHI, Luke Black, and Blanca Paloma will take part in Eurovision festivities in the Israeli party capital ahead on Monday night’s concert.
Wild Youth film Ireland’s Eurovision postcard
Wild Youth are next up to film their Eurovision postcard. In a classic car, the boys road trip across the Irish countryside, before stopping off at the pub for a pint to celebrate. Sláinte!
Switzerland’s Remo Forrer covers Noa Kirel’s “Unicorn”
Switzerland’s Remo Forrer is building bridges. On TikTok, the “Watergun” singer shared his rendition of Noa Kirel’s “Unicorn”, Israel’s Eurovision 2023 entry.
@remoforrer.ch Antwort auf @Yuval K | יובל ק @Noa Kirel #eurovision #fy #foryou #fyp #viral #esc #noakirel #unicorn #cover #switzerland #piano #remoforrer ♬ Originalton – remoforrer
Armenia’s Brunette dances to Iru’s “Echo”
In May, she’ll sing “Future Lover” for Armenia in Liverpool. But in the meantime, Brunette is extending the love with her Caucasus sister. On Instagram, Brunette shared a new reel performing a dance routine to Georgia’s Eurovision 2023 song — “Echo” by Iru. Iru returned the love, commenting: “I’m blown away!”.
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Additional reporting from Jonathan Vautrey.